PAST HONOREES

2017

Stephen P. Younger, Esq.

Partner
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
Champion for Change Award

Hon. Deborah A. Kaplan

Statewide Coordinating Judge for Family Violence Cases
Champion for Justice Award

2016

Randy M. Mastro, Esq.

Partner
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Champion for Change Award

Kathy Greenlee

Administrator, Administration for Community Living
Assistant Secretary for Aging
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Champion for Justice Award

2015

Lauren J. Wachtler, Esq.

Partner
Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP
Champion for Change Award

Susan A. Herman, Esq.

Deputy Commissioner
Collaborative Policing, NYPD
Champion for Justice Award

2014

William D. Zabel, Esq.

Partner
Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
Champion for Change Award

The Late Hon. Judith S. Kaye

Former Chief Judge of the State of New York and of Counsel
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Champion of Justice Award

2013

Allen I. Fagin, Esq.

Partner, and Past Chairman
Proskauer Rose LLP
Champion for Change Award

Hon. Janet DiFiore

Chief Judge of the
Court of Appeals and of
the State of New York
Champion for Justice Award

2012

Ira M. Millstein, Esq.

Senior Partner
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Champion for Change Award

Cyrus R. Vance, Jr.

New York County District Attorney
Champion for Justice Award